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Appointment with Death

by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero Thaniyo: I was wondering if you could speak about the contemplation of death—how should we think about death? The world is beaten down by death and…
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NEW PUBLICATION: With the Right Understanding

by Bhikkhu Akiñcano Buddhist meditation is usually taught as a set of techniques. Focus all your awareness on your breath. Feel the sensations in your body. And yet one cannot…
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Contemplation and Awareness

by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero Discerning the background Thaniyo: In terms of contemplating the 32 parts of the body, how do you do that correctly? You actually cannot see your brain,…
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Not Wanting the Wanting

by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero Wanting sense objects that you derive pleasure from, that is sensuality, it’s that wanting. So, in order to abandon sensuality, you have to stop being concerned…
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Comprehending the Mindfulness of Breathing and Death Contemplation

by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero I. Mindfulness of Breathing Ven. Thaniyo: I wanted to ask about mindfulness of breathing, and how that should be done. You can read the sutta over…
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Ajahn Chah and the Original Mind

by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero Ven. Thaniyo: This is another talk by Ajahn Chah called "The Path to Peace." Now, this is just a few paragraphs from it that I found…
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Nyanavira Commemorative Kuti – The Update II

We like to share few photos of the new Ven. Nyanavira's Commemorative kuti at Hillside Hermitage, Sri Lanka. Our sincere appreciation to all who made that possible.
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Nyanavira Commemorative Kuti – The Update

Just a quick update on the new kuti building that has been progressing well. After this last stage of roof installation is finished, there will be a need for a…
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